Riga is the capital of Latvia, the biggest city in the Baltic States and one of the coziest ancient cities in Europe. Riga was based in 1201 by German knights. It has unique history and architecture. Otherwise Riga is the recreation, entertainment and shopping center as well as is the business center and a kind of “bridge” between the West and the East.
Weather in Latvia
The climate in Latvia is temperate continental. In summer it is warm and sunny there. Winter usually continues from the beginning of December till the middle of March; it can be snowy, but not very cold. On summer days air temperature reaches + 21 - +27 degrees Celsius, and sometimes even higher. In spring and autumn air temperature can vary from + 10 till -5. The middle winter temperature is – 8.